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Pa. Justices To Mull Contractor Liability In Fall Case

Law360, Philadelphia (August 10, 2017, 3:41 PM EDT) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court said Wednesday it would consider whether entities responsible for the design and construction of a sidewalk that passed through an area that allegedly left it prone to icing could be held liable for injuries a woman sustained in a fall.

The appeal comes after a three-judge Superior Court panel agreed that Helen Davis’ repeated complaints about water flowing over the sidewalk, which passed through a wetland area in an Allegheny County housing development, meant that she could not sue contractors responsible for...
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